Crafty Volunteers Needed!!


(42.28223,-71.64425)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

276 Turnpike RoadSuite 109Westborough, MA 01581

About

Do you enjoy Arts & Craft projects? Developing Abilities, a division of Justice Resource institute, is looking for volunteers to assist their individuals with art and craft projects!

Specific Responsibilities:

  • Assist individuals with planning art and craft projects.
  • Work a shift at Full Circle Arts.
  • Work with individuals to display completed projects at Full Circle Arts.
  • Assist individuals in completing designated art and craft projects.
  • Available Monday-Friday between the hours of 9:00-3:00 (Some evening hours can be made available).
  • Your ideas are always welcome!

Developing Abilities Employment and Training Program: With sites located in Natick and Route 9 Westboro, our Employment Training Program prepares people with developmental disabilities for the world of work. Both locations offer a wide range of employment and training options in the MetroWest area (from Waltham to Worcester). Individuals are offered a menu of choices to experience varied tasks, training settings and jobs in many different settings including local business and social enterprises operated by JRI Developing Abilities.

Full Circle Arts: Full Circle Arts features eco-friendly artwork and other creative products made and sold by adults with disabilities. Emerging artists from the Full Circle Arts Studios program learn innovative techniques to express themselves creatively and develop affordable and unique hand-crafted gifts and accessories. Artists from the Studios program receive profits from the sale of their artwork, while the store’s retail employees are participants in job training for individuals with disabilities.

Full Circle Arts also showcases the work of other artists and crafters with disabilities from studios throughout New England, and is a source for beautiful, upcycled arts, hand crafts, gifts and accessories made with repurposed materials. Website and online purchasing: www.fullcircleartsstudio.etsy.com.

Skills

  • Crafting
  • Visual Arts

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
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